Military and defence

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Boer War

Tasmania sent eight contingents with 36 Officers and 821 men to South Africa.

The Commonwealth became responsible for defence after federation.

World War 1

Civil Defence Legion 1939-1945

Some useful records include:

See also these Tasmanian diaries and notebooks in Launceston (LMSS) and Hobart (NS).

World War 2 and Beyond

See the National Archives. Diaries, reminiscences and an interesting collection of private records.

Some published library resources

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